5 October 1846–12 February 1916 (Age 69)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
When William Thomas Ewell was born on 5 October 1846, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, William Fletcher Ewell, was 30 and his mother, Mary Lee Bland, was 28. He married Martha Platt Wall on 23 June 1873, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Goshen, Cedar, Utah, United States in 1860 and Goshen, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 12 February 1916, in Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Santaquin City Cemetery, Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States.
William was born during almost incredible hardships in Council Bluffs, Iowa where the Mormon saints had fled because of religious persecution. He was the 5th child. His father and namesake died when …
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